WOSU News Archives For: April 12, 2006

Franklin County Rolls Out New Voting Machines

12:00AM
April
12, 2006

Franklin County voters will use new electronic voting machines in next month’s primary election. In an effort to help them better prepare to cast ballots electronically, elections board director Matt Damschroder held a demonstration in downtown Columbus. He also tried to dispel any suggestion that the machines might tally results incorrectly.

Ohio’s Bomb Squads Get New Suits

12:00AM
April
12, 2006

The Ohio Department of Homeland Security distributed new protective gear to seventeen bomb squads around the state Wednesday. The new gear is versatile and can be used in all bomb squad emergency tasks.